i’ve been exploring, backpacking, and climbing in canyonlands national park for over 11 years now. i guided in the park for REI, leading hiking trips to lesser known areas, teaching folks about the fragility and beauty of the desert, chatting along the trail about why we all loved this place so much.
planning a wedding in canyonlands national park can be daunting, especially if you’ve never visited the park before and you’re doing most of your research online. for starters, the park is massive. it’s split into three separate districts: the maze, the needles, and the island in the sky. so what’s the difference? scroll down for more info on permits, the different districts within the park, and advice on the best time of year to get married at canyonlands.